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Friday, April 28

Our Majestic Lands: California's National Parks

Through June 1. This exhibition gives a look at the profound beauty that has inspired countless adventures into the National Parks of California to witness...

Memory and Meaning

This conference will address questions such as how humans, individually and collectively, form and retrieve memories, remember themselves and their...

Friday Forum with Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Discussion of the the revolutionary play, The Trial of Dedan Kimathi, which was produced at UCI in 2014. With Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, comparative language...

MASCULINE ←→ FEMININE

Through May 13. This exhibition focuses on the gendered body, and how artists project gender and sexual identity. Curated by David Familian, associate...

Automated Homes: Ethnographic Reflections on Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in Family Life

This talk demonstrates that an ethnographic perspective is of central importance in the study of Big data and artificial intelligence, as it can shed light...

Retractions, Replications and Reproducibility: Changes in Scientific Knowledge Production and Communication

This program is appropriate for all who are interested in how the process of scientific communication may affect their role as producers and consumers of...

The Social Welfare Function: The Pareto Principle and Priority for the Worse Off

The “social welfare function” (SWF) is a powerful framework for evaluating governmental policies. This talk provides a philosophical defense of the...

Asleep at the Wheel

Take a ride of a lifetime with this nine-time Grammy-winning band combining elements of American blues, swing and traditional fiddling.

Friday, April 28